MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2024
12th edition of the Elefant d'Or International Circus Festival
The Camp de Mart de la Devesa will host the 11th edition of the Elefant d'Or International Circus Festival, which will be held from March 22 to 27, 2024,…
SATURDAY, JANUARY 27, 2024
From February 9 to 18, fall in love with Girona with the romantic proposals offered by the city's hotels and restaurants! Stay at one of the participating hotels!
SUNDAY, JANUARY 7, 2024
The winter sales begin!
During the sales season, Girona's stores become the shopping epicenter of the whole region.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2023
All the information for the Christmas holidays in Girona here!
Throughout the month of December and up to Epiphany, a multitude of activities are organised in Girona and its region to celebrate the arrival of Christm…
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2023
Girona special in London Unattached
The London media London Unattached dedicates an extensive article about the city of Girona.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2023
Fairs of Sant Narcís de Girona 2023
From October 27 to November 5, the Girona’s annual festival is celebrated: exhibitions, attractions, musical performances, traditional dances, fairs and markets, giants parades, pyrotec…
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30, 2023
New edition of the Sea Otter Europe Costa Brava
On September 22, 23 and 24, the most anticipated international cycling festival by the European cycling community returns to Girona: the Sea Otter Europe.
MONDAY, AUGUST 7, 2023
Another summer with FITAG, International Amateur Theater Festival of Girona
For five days, from August 22 to 26, Girona will once again be the epicenter of amateur theatre.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 12, 2023
Tempo Girona celebrates its 15th anniversary
From July 14 to August 6, the most outstanding summer festival in the city of Girona returns and celebrates its 15th anniversary.
THURSDAY, JUNE 29, 2023
A summer full of cultural activity
The summer festivals and activities begin in Girona, with an extensive program for all audiences!
MONDAY, JUNE 19, 2023
Outdoor municipal swimming pools are now open!
The municipal summer swimming pools of the Devesa Sports Zone are open until September 11.
TUESDAY, JUNE 6, 2023
Tocs de Vi de l'Empordà reaches its tenth edition
From June 5 to 10, Tocs de Vi de l'Empordà returns, with wine tastings from the Empordà region and tastings of local products in Plaça de la Independència and in unique lo…
WEDNESDAY, MAY 24, 2023
Innovation Award from the Network of Catalonia Tourist Offices
The Girona Tourist Office has been awarded the 1st Innovation Award of the Network of Catalonia Tourist Offices for its commitment to projecting Girona a…
FRIDAY, APRIL 28, 2023
Girona, Temps de Flors 2023
From 13th to 21th of May. Girona receives spring with the Girona Flower Festival (Girona Temps de Flors) undoubtedly the most international city event, with embellishment and floral art installations in…
MONDAY, MARCH 6, 2023
This benchmark festival, with dates scheduled from 31 March to 6 May, will once again turn the city of Girona into a great musical and performing space. Tickets on sale!
MONDAY, JANUARY 9, 2023
New season from January to June at the Auditori de Girona
The Girona Auditorium has presented the program for the new season, from January to June 2023, with 30 proposals of various styles, including big international …
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2022
Menja't Girona, Tourism sustainability plan
At the beginning of autumn the City Council of Girona has presented the tourist sustainability plan in destination (PSTD) "Menja't Girona" in the whole of the city’s citizen…
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2022
New materials for the visually impaired at the Tourist Office
From the summer of 2022, the Tourist Office has incorporated new materials for people with visual impairment or blindness. The equipment has a relief map …
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2022
St Narcissus' Fair and Festival Programme 2022
From October 28 to November 6, the Girona’s annual festival is celebrated: exhibitions, attractions, musical performances, traditional dances, fairs and markets, giants …
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2022
New 3D models of the city's heritage
The Tourist Office makes available to people with visual impairments new 3D models of different sightseeings of the city: the cathedral, the Basilica of Sant Feliu, Farinera Teixidor, La Pu…
THURSDAY, AUGUST 11, 2022
New tactile tourist map at the Girona Tourist Office
This summer, the Tourist Office incorporates a relief map of the center of Girona to make information accessible to blind people.
THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2022
The cloister of the Monastery of Sant Daniel, open on Thursday mornings
Since last May, the cloister of the Monastery of Sant Daniel can be visited every Thursday morning from 10 am to 1.30 pm. ATTENTION: Closed …
TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2022
Girona, Temps de Flors
From 7th to 15th of May. Girona receives spring with the Girona Flower Festival (Girona Temps de Flors) undoubtedly the most international city event, with embellishment and floral art installations in monumen…
TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 2022
Condé Nast Traveler: "48 hours between bikes, gastronomy and a lot of history"
The Journalist Cynthia Martin of the travel magazine Conde Nast Traveler publishes an article about the activities, restaurants an…
FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 2022
For another year, the Gastronomy Forum returns to Girona and the Girona Conference Centre will be hosting the forum’s technical workshops.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 2, 2022
The 40th Gastronomy Week begins!
Between March 4 and 15, participating restaurants offer special menus and hotels discounts of between 10 and 15% on stays in the city.
TUESDAY, JANUARY 11, 2022
New activities to enjoy Girona with the family
This month the new tourist product "Activities - Girona Viewpoints" was launched, aimed at a family audience.
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2021
New site of itineraries on the Wikiloc app
The Girona City Council has created an official account on Wikiloc app, with 10 itineraries that can be followed live by activating the location of the mobile device.
THURSDAY, APRIL 8, 2021
New family and nature tourism product
This month the new tourism and nature-themed product “Activities - Ribes del Ter Fluvial Park” was launched, aimed at a family audience.
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2020
Girona adds 32 hectares of natural space
Les Deveses d'en Bru, meadows located on the west side of the Fontajau bridge, on the banks of the Ter River, have been added to the list of natural spaces in the city.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20, 2018
Certificate of Excellence in Trip Advisor
The Girona Tourist Office has been awarded with a Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor thanks to the continuous positive opinions received on this travel website.
MONDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2017
Girona tourist guide in Chinese
Girona has produced a tourist guide to the city in Chinese.
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 4, 2017
The Giang brothers set a new Guinness world record on the steps of Girona Cathedral
Girona was the setting for a spectacular feat that made it into the 2016 Guinness World Records: climbing the 90 steps of t…
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2016
Girona boosts its international standing as a Sports Tourism Destination
In 2015 the city of Girona was officially certified as a Sports Tourism Destination (DTE) by the Catalan Tourism Agency.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 9, 2016
‘Game of Thrones', the star of Girona's new cinematic tours
Prompted by the popularity it has gained due to the latest season of the series, the city is launching new guided tours of filming locations, starting on 11 …
THURSDAY, JULY 14, 2016
Girona joins the ecotourism project ‘From Bark to Bottle', designed to raise awareness of the importance of cork among the international public
Girona City Council and the Gavarres Co…
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6, 2016
Girona launches a campaign to position itself as a sports tourism destination
A series of actions have been planned, focused on two main areas: local, to attract families and amateur sportspeople, and internati…
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30, 2016
Girona, one of Europe's ten best city-break destinations, according to The Guardian
The prestigious British newspaper has published an article that recommends visiting the city's modernist architecture, Jewi…
TUESDAY, MARCH 22, 2016
The Girona tourist app is now free
Almost a year ago, Girona City Council launched a tourist guide to the city for mobiles and tablets with texts by Miquel Fañanàs guiding visitors around Girona's streets and squares.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 2, 2016
‘Episcopal Girona', the new tourism product offering joint visits to the Cathedral, Sant Feliu and the Art Museum
The Catalan Department of Culture and the Diocese of Girona are promoting this i…
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2016
Girona hotel among the most romantic in Spain, according to Trivago
Hotel Ciutat de Girona has been chosen as one of the five most romantic hotels in Spain.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2015
Orienteering circuits in nature: discover Girona's green spaces
Orienteering circuits are an enjoyable activity for groups and families seeking new leisure options.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2015
Girona creates three accessible tourism itineraries and brings out a guidebook on adapted museums, accommodation, and places of interest in the city
Work has gone ahead on this acce…
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2015
Girona, pioneering city in the study of tourist movement based on real mobile data
The Smart Steps study carried out by Telefónica has analysed the flow and origin of tourists in the city during the last edit…
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
Impact of filming "Game of Thrones" in the city of Girona
Filming for the TV series Game of Thrones in Girona has generated a €3.6 m publicity impact.
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2015
New accessible itinerary along teh banks of the river Ter
Girona City Council, Perpignan City Council, and Girona Greenways Consortium are jointly developing the European cross-border project NATUR'ACC.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 27, 2015
Museums and other places of interest affected by the filming of "Game of Thrones"
The City Council has created a specific website for Game of Thrones to report on the effects of the shooting.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 21, 2015
Girona, with "Game of Thrones"
From 24 August to 16 September Girona's historic quarter will provide the setting for filming of the TV series Game of Thrones.
FRIDAY, JULY 31, 2015
Girona obtains Sports Tourism Destination certification
20 establishments in the city receive the Sports Tourism Destination accreditation plaque promoted by the Catalan Tourism Board.
TUESDAY, JULY 21, 2015
First photographic image of Girona discovered
The photograph, dating to around 1852, is preserved in the National Library of Ireland.
MONDAY, JUNE 8, 2015
Part of the sixth season of Game of Thrones to be filmed in Girona
The US television network HBO has confirmed that the sixth season of the acclaimed series will be filmed in Girona and Peñíscola, among other Spani…
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3, 2015
El Celler de Can Roca once again the world's best restaurant
This Girona restaurant retakes the number one spot in the rankings of the prestigious Restaurant Magazine.
TUESDAY, JUNE 2, 2015
Tourist guide to Girona for children
Upper secondary students at the Domeny School in Girona have created a guide to the city containing all the features they think children like themselves who visit Girona will most enjoy.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15, 2015
New tourist APP for the city of Girona
Girona City Council presents a tourist guide to the city for smartphones and tablets that will take users on a tour around the city accompanied by texts by the journalist and writer from…
SUNDAY, MARCH 29, 2015
Girona and Perpignan make a joint commitment to accessible tourism
The two cities are taking part in the Natur'acc cross-border project, which aims to create accessible and nature tourism facilities, financed by EU…
MONDAY, MARCH 23, 2015
Increased international train service between Catalonia and France
Renfe and SNCF are expanding the Barcelona-Paris service with a third daily scheduled train from 30 March. The new train will depart from Barcelona…
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2015
Girona is the city with the best online reputation in Spain
The hotel price comparison website Trivago has published a report on the reputation of Spanish tourist destinations after analysing more than 7 million hotel…
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2015
Girona is one of the most searched cities by Europeans planning their holidays, according to Jetcost
This is one of the results of searches for Spanish cities and other countries made by Europeans in 2…
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2015
Girona, most romantic city in Europe according to European Best Destinations
European Best Destinations is a travel organisation based in Brussels which has been working to promote European culture and tourism …
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2014
Girona City Council launches Club Girona Cultura to make culture more accessible to all
Girona City Council has launched a new initiative named Club Girona Cultura as part of its ongoing commitment to makin…
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2014
Girona working to obtain Sports Tourism Destination certification
Girona City Council is in the process of being officially recognised as a Sports Tourism Destination (DTE) by the Catalan Tourism Agency.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2014
New free mobile app to pay for parking in blue and green zones in Girona
Girona has just been added to a free app called e-park, which allows users to pay for parking in the city's blue and green zones using thei…
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2014
The Casa Masó collection joins the Google Art Project
Google offers users a virtual tour of the house-museum and a closer look at one of Masó's works of art in gigapixel format, as well as presenting 102 pieces from the…
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2014
Girona introduces audioguides in municipal museums using the Girona In app
The Girona History Museum, the Museum of Jewish History and the Museum of Cinema to launch this new feature of the Girona In app for mob…
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2014
Girona heads the league table of jobs in tourism for the whole of Spain
In the first third of 2014, the city of Girona headed the league table for jobs in tourism, according to the latest figures from the Spanis…
FRIDAY, AUGUST 22, 2014
New free Wi-Fi service in Girona
Girona is offering free Wi-Fi at over 170 points around the city, both outdoors and in museums and other municipal facilities.
THURSDAY, APRIL 10, 2014
High-speed train a key factor in attracting congress tourism to Girona
The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA), the leading international body in congresses organisation, highlights Girona's c…
THURSDAY, APRIL 3, 2014
Girona launches a year-long celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Manaies
The programme of events planned for the coming months to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Manaies de Girona was presented o…
TUESDAY, MARCH 11, 2014
Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook, visits Girona
In the space of a few days Girona receives visits from two of the most important names in new technologies, Mark Zuckerberg and Nikesh Arora.
MONDAY, MARCH 3, 2014
The Girona Mikveh located and uncovered
Archaeological research has located the remains of a Jewish ritual bath at the site of the third and last synagogue built in the city's Jewish quarter before the Jews were expelled.
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2014
Cafè Le Bistrot and the steps of Sant Martí considered the most romantic spot in Spain
To celebrate St Valentine 's Day, the national postal service Correos launched a competition on its Facebook page to f…
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2013
The new version of Girona In is now available
Girona In is a mobile application promoted by Girona City Council which allows users to look up information and access different content on the city easily, quickly and from whe…
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2013
New tourist map of the city published
The new tourist map includes 30 points of historic, cultural and architectural interest grouped into three historical periods, and also highlights the work of the architect Rafael Masó.